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CAN'T GET MUSIC ON SANSA

I bought a new Sansa, my husband has the same one. I try to add music to my Sansa, and it tells me it's already on device, but it isn't there.

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Reformat the Sansa inside Windows Media Player - see the instrucitons on my "tips and tricks" or got to Microsoft.com for the clikc-by-click instructions on how ro do this. Then try adding the songs again.

Posted on Jun 14, 2008

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Add music to my sansa


check for the device mode in settings, whether its MTP or MSD ie.media transfer protocol or mass storage device. try both the modes to store the music files. change the mode of device connect to pc and copy song files in music files. one of the modes will work.

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I added music to my m230 and my hard drive crashed a few weeks ago. Windows media player on my new computer (uses Windows 7) won't let me add or delete music off of my player. How do I get reset or get...


I went into "My Computer" and right clicked on the Sansa. I then chose reformat since I already had the files backed up. The Sansa was then reformatted and I was able to add music to my player.

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I cant empty out the sansa so that i can add more music


format it and see if that works.this will delete all of your songs so back them up first.if you want instructions on how to format email me at gamecrazy944@yahoo.com

Jun 29, 2009 | SanDisk Sansa m230 MP3 Player

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Sync problems ...


The instructions with pictures are on pp. 13-19 of the user's manual:
Loading Music
You can transfer music from your computer to the Sansa player using the dragand-
drop method or using music managing software like Windows Media Player.
Drag and Drop
Follow these steps to drag-and-drop music to your Sansa e200 player:
1. Connect your Sansa e200 player to your computer.
2. Select Open device to view files using Windows Explorer on
initial connection.
3. Double-click on Sansa device.
4. Double-click on the MUSIC folder.
5. Drag and drop music files from your computer to My
Computer\Sansa e200\...\MUSIC.
Windows Media Player
Before you can create playlist and transfer (or synchronize) them to your
Sansa player, you need to show Windows Media Player where your songs are
located.
Adding Music Files to Library…
1. To add music files to WMP 11’s library, please follow these steps:
2. Click the arrow below the Library tab.
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3. Make sure Music is selected then click Add to Library…
4. In the Add to Library dialog box, click one of the following options
then click OK.
- My personal folders:
Use this option to monitor the digital media files stored in your
personal Music, Pictures, and Videos folders, as well as any files
stored in the public Music, Pictures, and Video folders that everyone
who uses your computer has access to.
- My folders and those of others that I can access:
Use this option to monitor the digital media files stored in your
personal Music, Pictures, and Videos folders, the files stored in the
public Music, Pictures, and Video folders, as well as the files stored
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in the personal Music, Pictures, and Videos folders that belong to
other users on your computer.

Mar 12, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Sansa keeps shutting off/ wont read memory disk


The issue you have described with your portable device in most cases can be resolved by formatting your device. Please follow these steps even if you have already attempted them once before.





Please note that this will remove all music from your device.





Formatting the device in Windows Media Player





1. Open Windows Media Player with your MP3 player connected to the computer





2. At the top of windows Media Player select the Sync tab at the top





3. The MP3 player should be recognized on the right hand side and say "Your Player Name"





4. Above the player name is a button that says "Format Storage Media" click this button to erase all the data from the player





5. Continue with the acknowledgement of erasing all data on disk.

Jan 17, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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Sansa e250


Do you know if windows media player recognized your device? if windows media player does, i would recommend you to format the device using windows media player...to format your device have it connected and open up WMP,click on the sync tab the your device will be listed on the left side..then all you have to do is right click and format the device..that should work..

Jan 03, 2008 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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If you have more than one USB port try another port. If not try downloading Yahoo! Music Jukebox.

Dec 27, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Can an ipod and a sansa live in the same home?


If your itunes music is saved in mp3 format, you can upload the music to your Sansa with no trouble.

Dec 26, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 Player

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Sansa 250 - Having problems downloading music?


You could try opening the folder(s) with your saved music and highlight all the ones you want to transfer to your mp3 player and then right click on one of the highlighted files, left click on Copy, then go to My Computer > Sansa e250 mp3 player should be listed in there, double click on it, then right click in a open white area and left click Paste. It should copy the music right to your player. You could also try using Rhapsody and import your music into it. I use Rhapsody for transferring music to my e250 Sansa mp3 player.

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Sansa e260R


Go to best buy.com then under music & movies click music then put vou mouse arrow on digital music then click Best Buy Digital Music Store then click Access to unlimited music › then there u go create ur account

Jun 02, 2007 | SanDisk Sansa e260 MP3 Player

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